Radius certificate issue on Win10

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Sun Jan 12 15:02:15 CET 2020

On Jan 10, 2020, at 10:24 AM, uj2.hahn at posteo.de wrote:
> I know, this is not really a freeradius tool question but more a Windows issue.
> I created new radius certificates and installed them on server and some Android clients.
> Everything is working fine. These clients can login without password now.
> But not comes the real exercise: I tried to setup Win 10 (version 1909) clients to be used
> in same way (login via certificate instead of user/passwd).
> But something is completely wrong. I followed some guidelines I found in the web and created
> a WLAN profile with the necessary setting.
> But when I use the profile to open the WLAN connection, the only thing I see is something like:
> "Connection is not possible, You need a certificate to login. Please contact your admin."
> Is there anybody out there who can help me to resolve that issue?

  The Windows debug logs have gotten a lot better over the years.  Turn those on, and it should get you some better information.

  If it says "you need a certificate to login", then that likely means you didn't configure Windows correctly.  You'll have to follow a better guide.

  Alan DeKok.

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